Fania Revolution with Salsa Icon Ismael Miranda
Fania Records, the legendary New York label that pioneered salsa, has often been called the Latin Motown and is responsible for producing some of the biggest names in Salsa music history - Celia Cruz, Hector Lavoe, Ruben Blades, The Fania All Stars and many more. Only Caliente brings you another installment of this monthly show, called the “Fania Revolution” hosted by “Ismael Miranda. In this show, Ismael Miranda discusses the formation of the Fania All Stars as a group and what it was like to perform with them. Hear anecdotes from classic performances from Japan to Africa to Puerto Rico in the ‘90s through 2013, what role he played in each concert and personal anecdotes from those times. Who better to take you on the journey than salsa legend and Fania artist, Ismael Miranda! Listen to the stories and memories of this milestone moment in Latino music history as told through the eyes of the man who lived it.
Airtime: Saturday, Oct. 3 at 11 am ET
Rebroadcasts: Friday, Oct. 9 at 9 pm ET